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February 6, 2018
House members leave after voting at the Capitol in Washington, Jan. 22, 2018. The House gave final approval to a measure that would fund the federal government for another three weeks, ending a three-day old shutdown. (Gabriella Demczuk/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
House passes another spending patch as top party leaders finalize two-year budget deal
February 6, 2018 - 7:50pm
Carolyn Lange / Tribune
Remnants of a Willmar man's "rocket bike sled" was visible near the home, located in the 800 block of Third Street Southeast. According to a police report, Patrick Rodney Ellson tried to jump the homemade sled off a roof Friday and was injured after landing on a fence. Attempts to contact the individual were not successful.
Willmar rocket sled man ID'ed by police, story interest grows
February 6, 2018 - 7:07pm
February 5, 2018
Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., talks to reporters after exiting the House Intelligence Committee on Monday in Washington, D.C. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Bill O'Leary
House panel clears release of Democrats' rebuttal to GOP memo, forcing showdown with Trump
February 5, 2018 - 7:42pm
January 22, 2018
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., walks back to his office after the Senate voted to reopen government. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
Shutdown ends after Democrats agree to trust that McConnell will allow 'dreamer' vote
January 22, 2018 - 8:18pm
January 18, 2018
With a government shutdown looming, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan prepares for his press conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on Thursday. Must credit: Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
House approves bill to keep government open as Senate Democrats threaten to block it
January 18, 2018 - 9:10pm
December 21, 2017
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) leaves the House floor after a vote to extend government funding, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Dec. 21, 2017. Congress moved closer on Thursday to avoiding a government shutdown this weekend, after the House voted to keep the government funded into January, a move that would kick fights over issues like immigration, surveillance and health care into the new year. (Zach Gibson/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
House passes a short-term spending measure Thursday to avert shutdown
December 21, 2017 - 5:05pm
December 19, 2017
House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., listens during a news conference after a GOP conference meeting at the Capitol on Tuesday. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
Last-minute Senate snag slightly delays passage of GOP tax plan
December 19, 2017 - 5:26pm
October 20, 2017
Pat Lunemann, chairman of Minnesota AgriGrowth, gestures as he talks about Farm Bill concerns with Minnesota Democrats Rep. Collin Peterson and Sen. Amy Klobuchar during a panel discussion Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, at the Hjemkomst Center in Moorhead. Helmut Schmidt / Forum News Service
Klobuchar, Peterson warn against cuts to ag spending during Farm Bill panel
October 20, 2017 - 6:43pm
June 29, 2017
A protester against the Texas state law to punish "sanctuary cities" stands outside the U.S. Federal court in San Antonio, Texas, U.S., June 26, 2017. REUTERS/Jon Herskovitz
House passes bills to crack down on 'sanctuary cities,' deported criminals who return to US
June 29, 2017 - 5:46pm
August 2, 2016
Commentary: Home Sweet Honda
August 2, 2016 - 12:30am
July 21, 2016
Steward Mills
Women's group demands apology for Facebook comments by MN congressional candidate
July 21, 2016 - 7:41am
June 23, 2016
The scene of the fire at the Hillcrest Manor mobile home park in north Bemidji was blocked off Wednesday afternoon, with caution tape surrounding a trailer. (MAGGI STIVERS | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
One dead, one missing after house fire
June 23, 2016 - 5:30am
June 17, 2016
Leaders of the Minnesota's House and Senate joined Gov. Mark Dayton Feb. 25, 2016, during a legislative briefing at the Senate building in St. Paul.
Editorial: Legislative leaders are failing Minnesotans
June 17, 2016 - 6:00am
June 6, 2016
This map of Willmar shows the areas where level 3 registered sex offenders will not be allowed to live after July 1. (SUBMITTED)
Willmar City Council approves residency restrictions for sex offenders
June 6, 2016 - 8:42pm
May 31, 2016
Candidates file for Minnesota House, Senate seats
May 31, 2016 - 11:34pm